Object Place: Genoa, Italy
186.5 x 58 cm (73 7/16 x 22 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet cut and uncut on silk satin ground
Not On View
Polychrome cut, uncut and voided silk velvet, white satin voided ground, sleveges intact. Symmetrical design of vases alternating with cornucopias, each filled with naturalistic fruits and flowers in yellow, orange and purple colors. Good condition, colors bright. Photography: B/W, color slide (9/85).
Dressed and Furnished in Flowers: Fine Textiles of the Western European 18th Century (April 29-July 28, 1985) (MFA-Torf Gallery-Tuchscherer)
Gift of Joan Kaminski